Battle begins to establish UN Sri Lankan war crimes investigation

Article Date: 
21 May 2009

European Union nations have so far secured the backing of only 17 countries on the 47-member council for a text calling for investigations of atrocities...

Sri Lanka is lobbying hard among allies in the Non-Aligned Movement, including Cuba.

The 17 nations have agreed to condemn attacks on civilians and the alleged use of “human shields” by the Tamil Tiger rebels.

Article Source: 
Times of London